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Graphic images to be added on tobacco packets to lower Korea’s smoking rate.

Dec 12, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Graphic Images to be Added on Tobacco Packets to Lower Korea’s Smoking Rate

Heads up smokers! Graphic images will soon be added to cigarette packets. Can it cut down the country's smoking rate?

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Dec 12, 2016 AM EST - Chiqui Guyjoco

Ha Ji-Won said 'Secret Garden' co-star Hyun Bin texted her amid controversy with President Park

Hallyu star Ha Ji-won said Hyun Bin sent her a supportive text message after being entangled in a controversy with the South Korean President Park Geun-hye.

Scandalized FKI to be abandoned by banks. (Photo by Pool/Getty Images)

Dec 10, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Scandalized FKI to be Abandoned by Banks

It seems like the country's biggest business lobby group, Federation of Korean Industries (FKI), is bound to fall apart as bank members, along with conglomerate members, are taking their exit one by one.

BEIJING, CHINA - JUNE 27: (CHINA OUT) South Korean President Park Geun-Hye disembarks the plane upon landing at Beijing Capital International Airport on June 27, 2013 in Beijing, China. Park Geun-Hye is on a four-day visit to China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via

Dec 09, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

South Korean President, Park Geun-Hye, Impeached

South Korean President Park Geun-hye is officially impeached from office beginning December 9, 2016. The motion to endorse Park's impeachment was done at 4:13 p.m today by South Korea's parliament and it received a favorable respond from the opposition lawmakers and defiant members of Park's ruling Saenuri Party.

Park's confidants summoned by the parliament for the scandal investigation. (Photo by Jeon Heon Kyun/Getty Images)

Dec 07, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Park's Confidants Summoned by the Parliament on Park’s Scandal Investigation

Twenty-seven confidants of President Park Geun Hye were summoned today, December 7, 2016, for the second round of hearings as part of the investigation on the president's corruption scandal. They are to be sworn in as witnesses before the parliamentary investigation.

South Korea’s largest conglomerates questioned in a parliamentary investigation regarding President Park's scandal.

Dec 06, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

South Korea’s Largest Conglomerates Questioned in a Parliamentary Investigation

The leaders of South Korea's nine largest conglomerates are currently questioned in a parliamentary investigation. This is with regards to the corruption scandal that rocked the whole nation involving President Park Geun-hye and her confidant Choi Soon-sil.

Asiana Airlines under fire for allowing injured pilot operate a flight.

Dec 05, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Asiana Airlines Under Fire For Allowing Injured Pilot Fly

The country's second-biggest airline, Asiana Airlines, was under fire for allowing an injured pilot co-pilot fly from Seoul to New York last week. The said pilot was involved in a bloody fight with his co-pilot prior of the flight. The airline received a lot of criticism for allowing the said pilot to operate a flight with his condition, saying that the airline's decision could have endangered the lives of the 275 passengers.

Park may deliver 4th address this week.

Dec 05, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Park May Deliver 4th Address This Week

Rumors about President Park Geun-Hye delivering another address this week has been going around the internet recently. If the said address to the nation will push through, this will be the 4th time that the scandal-rocked president will be speaking to the people of South Korea regarding the national scandal that involved her and her longtime friend, Choi Soon-Sil.

South Korea’s all three opposition parties agreed to propose Park’s impeachment’s motion.

Dec 02, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Park’s Impeachment To Be Voted By Opposition Parties on Dec. 9

South Korea's all three opposition parties agreed on Friday, December 2, to propose Park's impeachment's motion. As agreed, the vote will happen on Dec. 9 regardless of the announcement made by the presidential office earlier to outline Park's early resignation. The opposition parties are also planning to persuade members of the ruling Saenuri Party to support the motion after they will successfully hand it over.

A recent Daegu Market fire incident destroyed 679 stores after 31 hours of nonstop burning.

Dec 01, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

679 Stores Destroyed on Daegu Market Fire Incident

A fire incident destroyed 679 stores on Daegu Market. Check out the details below.

ZARA Korea’s chief criticized for ridiculing anti-Park protesters during a recent public lecture.

Nov 22, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

ZARA Korea’s Chief Criticized for Ridiculing Anti-Park Protesters

ZARA Korea's chief criticized for ridiculing anti-Park protesters during a recent public lecture.

There has been a rumor on the possibility of President Park declaring martial law to contain the political crisis that her administration is facing right now.

Nov 18, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Will President Park Declare Martial Law?

There has been a rumor on the possibility of President Park declaring martial law to contain the political crisis that her administration is facing right now.

Actress Moon Geun Young will play 'Juliet' in the musical 'Romeo and Juliet'.

Nov 17, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

Korea Theater Year-End Season to Begin: A Guide to What to See Before 2017

Theater year-end season is always a big deal among theater companies. For this year, they have prepared a lot of must-see musical shows for the theater goers to choose from. Here's a list on what to expect on theaters this year-end season.

South Korea’s all three opposition parties agreed to propose Park’s impeachment’s motion.

Nov 17, 2016 AM EST - Allan

President Park Geun-Hye Used Ha Ji Won’s Name in ‘Secret Garden’ To Get Free Hospital Services?

President Park Geun-Hye is facing another controversy and it includes actress Ha Ji Won. The president is reported to be using the actress' character name to get free services in the hospital.

LG to honor two heroic coast guards who died while rescuing construction workers.

Nov 15, 2016 AM EST - Fraeraine

LG to Honor Two Heroic Coast Guards Who Died During a Rescue

LG to honor two heroic coast guards who died while rescuing construction workers on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

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